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Rietkuil, Beaufort West, Central Karoo District, Western Cape, South Africai
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Rietkuil- not defined -
Beaufort West- not defined -
Central Karoo DistrictDistrict
Western CapeProvince
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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 32° South , 22° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~52km
Köppen climate type:BWk : Cold desert climate


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


19 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Cairncross, B. (2004) Field Guide To Rocks & Minerals Of Southern Africa: 41
Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Copiapite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Iriginite
Formula: (UO2)Mo2O7 · 3H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Jordisite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Meta-autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Metakahlerite
Formula: Fe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Metatorbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Metazeunerite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Pickeringite
Formula: MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Torbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Uranophane
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Uranophane-β
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Uranospathite
Formula: (Al,☐)(UO2)2(PO4)2F · 20(H2O,F)
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Uranospinite
Formula: Ca(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Zeunerite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Digenite'2.BA.10Cu9S5
'Jordisite'2.EA.30MoS2
'Löllingite'2.EB.15aFeAs2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Iriginite'4.GB.60(UO2)Mo2O7 · 3H2O
'Uraninite'4.DL.05UO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Copiapite'7.DB.35Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
'Pickeringite'7.CB.85MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Autunite'8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
'Meta-autunite'8.EB.10Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
'Metakahlerite'8.EB.10Fe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
'Metatorbernite'8.EB.10Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
'Metazeunerite'8.EB.10Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
'Torbernite'8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
'Uranospathite'8.EB.25(Al,☐)(UO2)2(PO4)2F · 20(H2O,F)
'Uranospinite'8.EB.05Ca(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
'Zeunerite'8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Uranophane'9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
'Uranophane-β'9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Jordisite2.12.11.1MoS2
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Pickeringite29.7.3.1MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Miscellaneous
Copiapite31.10.5.1Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Autunite40.2a.1.1Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Meta-autunite40.2a.1.2Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Metakahlerite40.2a.15.2Fe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Metatorbernite40.2a.13.2Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Metazeunerite40.2a.14.2Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Torbernite40.2a.13.1Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Uranospathite40.2a.22.1(Al,☐)(UO2)2(PO4)2F · 20(H2O,F)
Uranospinite40.2a.2.1Ca(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
Zeunerite40.2a.14.1Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Group 49 - HYDRATED MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
Hydrated Normal Molybdates and Tungstates
Iriginite49.2.3.1(UO2)Mo2O7 · 3H2O
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (UO2)
Uranophane53.3.1.2Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Uranophane-β53.3.1.9Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
H CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
H Iriginite(UO2)Mo2O7 · 3H2O
H Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
H MetakahleriteFe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
H MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
H UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
H Uranophane-βCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
H Uranospathite(Al,☐)(UO2)2(PO4)2F · 20(H2O,F)
H UranospiniteCa(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
H ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
OOxygen
O AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
O CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
O Iriginite(UO2)Mo2O7 · 3H2O
O Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
O MetakahleriteFe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
O MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
O UraniniteUO2
O UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
O Uranophane-βCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
O Uranospathite(Al,☐)(UO2)2(PO4)2F · 20(H2O,F)
O UranospiniteCa(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
O ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
FFluorine
F Uranospathite(Al,☐)(UO2)2(PO4)2F · 20(H2O,F)
MgMagnesium
Mg PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
AlAluminium
Al PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al Uranospathite(Al,☐)(UO2)2(PO4)2F · 20(H2O,F)
SiSilicon
Si UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Si Uranophane-βCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
PPhosphorus
P AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
P Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
P MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
P TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
P Uranospathite(Al,☐)(UO2)2(PO4)2F · 20(H2O,F)
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
S DigeniteCu9S5
S JordisiteMoS2
S PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
CaCalcium
Ca AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Ca Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Ca UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Ca Uranophane-βCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Ca UranospiniteCa(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Fe LöllingiteFeAs2
Fe MetakahleriteFe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
CuCopper
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Cu MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Cu TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Cu ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As LöllingiteFeAs2
As MetakahleriteFe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As UranospiniteCa(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
As ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
MoMolybdenum
Mo Iriginite(UO2)Mo2O7 · 3H2O
Mo JordisiteMoS2
UUranium
U AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
U Iriginite(UO2)Mo2O7 · 3H2O
U Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
U MetakahleriteFe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
U MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
U MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
U TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
U UraniniteUO2
U UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
U Uranophane-βCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
U Uranospathite(Al,☐)(UO2)2(PO4)2F · 20(H2O,F)
U UranospiniteCa(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
U ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O

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